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Wig Tangled from Winter Clothes

Is your human hair wig tangled and unmanageable, especially at the nape of your neck? Does it feel matted in the back no matter how careful you are? Well, it’s no secret that the cold weather creates challenges for wigs, so if your wig tangled and you want to know why and what you can […]

Radiation Hair Loss

If you have just received a cancer diagnosis, as a woman, one thing you will probably begin to worry about is the loss of your hair, perhaps through radiation hair loss. At Chrysalis Custom Hair, our sole mission is to help women like you maintain a sense of normalcy throughout their treatment—feeling beautiful and confident […]

Add Root Color on Wigs

When wearing a chemotherapy wig from Chrysalis Custom Hair, you want it to look as natural as possible. Ideally, no one would even be able to tell you are wearing a wig. We pride ourselves in our ability to match a client’s wig to their natural hair. But this process becomes a little more involved […]

Fighting Static in your Wig

Winter is on its way and with it, the dreaded static in your wig and on your clothes. In Chicago, we get more than our fair share of cold, wind, and dry air each winter. Static is a result of the dry, cold weather and heaters being indoors, sucking all of the moisture out of […]

Are Human Hair Wigs Hot?

If you are shopping for a wig for yourself or a loved one, you may have heard the rumor that human hair wigs are hotter than synthetic hair wigs. Well we are here to bust that myth in this blog post. One reason people think human hair wigs are hotter is generally people who want […]

Custom Wigs Vs. Wig Shopping Online

“What’s the difference between a wig bought online and a custom wig from Chrysalis Custom Hair”? We all know that it’s so tempting to buy items that are being advertised on the television, or online; after all, everything looks perfect on the screen. But how many of us have paid money for something, only to be […]

Wig Slipping Can Be A Good Thing

Sometimes your wig slipping is a good thing! Especially if it is because your own hair is starting to regrow. We are so happy that you have made it through your treatment and we are here to help with this mixed-blessing. One solution we have is to add hair clips to your wig. This is a complementary service […]

Can I Wear A Wig To Yoga

  At Chrysalis Custom Hair Chicago we frequently get asked if it’s ok to wear a wig to yoga. Yes, in many situations you can wear a wig to yoga but it depends on a number of different factors. What kind of yoga do you practice? There are so many popular kinds of yoga being […]

Wig Blow Off in the Wind

When wearing a wig, it is very common among wearers to wonder “Will my wig blow off in the wind“.  The possibility of your hair coming off while outside is often an alarming idea and even if this isn’t the case, it would certainly still be a hassle. While this is a valid concern, Chrysalis Custom Hair takes […]

New Year’s Eve Wig Styles

The holidays have finally arrived. With the coming of 2017 you will want to know about New Year’s Eve wig styles that will work with your cancer wig. Not all  chemo wigs are created the same way, so they can’t all be styled the same way. Check out some of the tips and tricks you […]

When to Brush or Comb Your Wig

Proper care and maintenance is incredibly important when it comes to keeping your wig looking and feeling amazing; a huge part of this care includes knowing how and when to brush or comb your wig. This applies especially to dealing with your cancer wig when it is still wet, as the hair is especially fragile before it […]